Hyderabad: Households in the twin cities would now have to pay Rs 325 per water tanker supplied by the Hyderabad Metropolitan Water Supply and Sewerage Board, while the non-domestic users would have to shell out Rs 515 per tanker carrying 5000 litres of water.
The HMWSSB on Friday announced that it would henceforth categorise the payment schedules into domestic and commercial users for smooth supply of water through tankers besides meeting its maintenance costs.
According to a notification issued by the HMWSSB, domestic users will have to pay Rs 135 as Board Cess and Rs 190 to the tanker owner for the supply of 5000 litres of water.
The non-domestic users, including Corporate Schools / Colleges, Hostels, Hotels, Industries, Companies, Hospitals, Shops, Super Markets, Banks, Insurance Corporations, APSRTC, Railways, Airport, etc, will have to pay Rs 515 for a tanker carrying 5000 litres of water. This includes Rs 325 as Board Cess and Rs 190 payable to the tanker owner.(INN)